Managed by Newry & Mourne Co-op and Enterprise Agency in partnership with REACT, Barnardo’s and the SELB and funded by the Big Lottery, the Work4Uplus programme of activities is aimed at helping young people, who are ‘at risk’ of becoming disengaged from education, employment or training.
We offer extra support and training to those ‘at risk’ young people who are unable to make the most of their skills, we will help them stay on track by overcoming the barriers, that stop them getting into or staying in, education, employment or training.
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What Support is Available?
Work4U Plus will provide a wide range of support and activities for young people:
Prepare 4 life
·Life skills, confidence building and accredited courses in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Prepare 4 work
·Employability Skills, work experience placements, on the job support and one to one mentoring.
Prepare 4 business
·Business Skills learn about the world of business, generate an idea and test it with your group!
Prepare 4 volunteering
·Learn about the Community & Voluntary sector, volunteering with a local community group; generate an idea to improve it!
Prepare 4 your future
·Explore your future self, through physical self-awareness activities, life planning and budgeting.
Job Opportunities Fairs
·Meet employers to explore the opportunities currently available.
·Young Forum with advocacy and lobbying – let your voice be heard.
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